General holidays now till 14 Apr
The government on Sunday declared 12 and 13 April as general holidays, aiming to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Public transport services suspended till 11 Apr
The operation of public transport will remain suspended until April 11 aiming to prevent the spread of coronavirus, said the Roads and Highways division on Saturday
Post offices to open from 5 Apr
Postal department will start providing various services on a limited basis for three hours every day from 5 April during the coronavirus pandemic.
All the General Post Offices (GPOs) and main postal ...
Coronavirus: Ensure food for the poor and jobless
The coronavirus pandemic has yet not assumed that serious for Bangladesh compared to other countries. This is relieving for the government as well as the people. The level of spread is still low. We ...
Govt to support expats affected by COVID-19
The government will provide financial assistance to Bangladeshi expatriates, living in some European and Middle East countries, as they are facing a precarious situation due to the crisis evolved ...
General holiday may be extended
A ten-day holiday till 4 April, for government and private organisations, had been declared due to the coronavirus outbreak.
‘Low-income people to receive food support’
The government has taken an initiative to provide food assistance to those who used to survive on their daily-basis income but currently have no income due to coronavirus outbreak